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0000392Cinelerra-GG[All Projects] Featurepublic2020-06-12 17:36
ReporterPhyllisSmith Assigned To 
PrioritylowSeverityminorReproducibilityhave not tried
Status newResolutionopen 
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Summary0000392: Consider "Single" window option instead of 4
DescriptionLFOM in the forum (03/22/2020) suggested going to a Single window option instead of the 4 separate windows. This may be possible by "rooting" the window per GG. It is something that can be looked into but of low priority. I do not think it would include the "tear off" option that might be expected though (because not written in QT?) The request for this is based on having a small screen with the end result of the title lines on each of the 4 windows taking up space - 4 times more than if you only had 1 window.

The rooting window version would have to be started from a window command line rather than an icon though.
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PhyllisSmith

PhyllisSmith

2020-06-12 17:36

manager   ~0003592

@lfom
That screenshot is kind of interesting with the thinner title bars -- thanks for sharing!
We have done some things to provide a little more screen space. You might have read in the release notes, that now you can size the audio tracks separate from the video tracks + each patchbay for each track has a up/down toggle to change the track size.

I can not remember if I mentioned this before but you can go into Settings->Preferences, Appearance tab and set the "Layout Scale" to a smaller size so that the Cinelerra windows, icons, and characters are smaller but, of course, the title bars coming from the O/S are the same size as before (which is the problem anyway).
lfom

lfom

2020-06-12 03:59

reporter   ~0003588

Screen shot of latest CinGG running on Pop!_OS 20.04 (Gnome + a GTK+ theme with thinner title bars) in 1280x800 resolution.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2020-03-24 00:57 PhyllisSmith New Issue
2020-03-24 01:06 PhyllisSmith Description Updated View Revisions
2020-06-12 03:59 lfom File Added: Screenshot from 2020-06-12 00-58-05.png
2020-06-12 03:59 lfom Note Added: 0003588
2020-06-12 17:36 PhyllisSmith Note Added: 0003592